Start your own web hosting reseller business in 5 steps
 
 

In a hurry? We would recommend going with WHMCS as it's the industry standard for web hosting providers. You can also get a discount on your license with WHMCS coupons.

While you start to wonder how to start a web hosting reseller business you'll eventually find yourself comparing which software to use to accept payments, automate account provisioning and offer support to your web hosing customer's. This website does just that by comparing the most popular software for running your web hosting business side by side.

WHMCS - Popular

whmcs software license

WHMCS is the most popular software for web hosting resellers. WHMCS is extremely powerful and with a large amount of features and fairly regular updates.

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Blesta

blesta software license

Blesta is a new up and comer in the world of web hosting reseller software. They have a high focus on security and as such are very active with updates.

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ClientExec

ClientExec software license

ClientExec has been around for a long time and went silent for a while but have recently came back into focus with a new version looking to show their position in the industry.

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Hostbill

Hostbill software license

Hostbill is a very new billing software but with their constant updates they have quickly become on par with industry leading software such as WHMCS.

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Compare software features side by side

Compare the software features using the detailed feature comparison table below.

  WHMCS Blesta ClientExec Hostbill
Billing & automated invoicing        
Automation (account creation, suspension, termination etc)        
Products/services checkout system        
Domains (registration, transfers, management, WHOIS search)        
Support (ticket system, contact form, knowledgebase)        
Reporting & statistics        
Customizable        
Developer friendly        
License price $15.95/month $9.95/month $11.95/month $999/one time
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